Afternoon conditions & temperatures at Kilkenny from Monday May 23rd:

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Some showery rain at times up to Thursday and then settling down. Monday will see some sunny spells but also some showers and some of these could be heavy in the afternoon. Some showers also on Tuesday but lighter. Some showers early on Wednesday but the afternoon will be dry. Mostly cloudy on Thursday with a little light rain. On Friday high pressure starts to build, making for a fair day. It looks like there will be some cloud caught up in the high pressure on Saturday but staying largely dry and fair weather then for Sunday. Fair weather continuing into next week. 
09:25 Kilkenny Ireland (52.65°N 7.25°W 50m ASL)   Monday 23rd of May 2022
Temperature 13.0 °C Wind Direction W
Humidity 75 % Wind Average 14.4 km/h
Air Pressure 1005.7 hPa Wind Gust 19.4 km/h
Grass Temp. 14.4 °C Wind Chill Temp 11.8 °C
Soil Temp (10cm) 14.2 °C Rain Rate 0.0 mm/hr 

Weather Today (Since Midnight) Weather so far this month
Max Temperature 13.2 °C at 09:10 Max Temperature 19.5  °C on 16/05/2022 at 15:39
Min Temperature 9.4 °C at 02:35 Min Temperature 5.0 °C on 19/05/2022 at 04:16
Max Wind Gust 30.6 km/h at 01:03 WNW Max Wind Gust 64.1 km/h on 18/05/2022 at 13:18 SSE
Total Rainfall 0.0 mm Total Rainfall 30.4 mm
Min Grass Temp. 3.4 °C at 02:31 Min Grass Temp. -0.6  °C on 19/05/2022
Mean Soil Temp. 14.7 °C Mean Soil Temp. 15.2 °C

Weather so far this Year Sun and Moon Almanac
Max Temperature 19.5  °C on 16/05/2022 at 15:39 Sunrise: 05:21
Min Temperature -3.8 °C on 17/01/2022 at 08:26 Sunset: 21:31
Max Wind Gust 93.2 km/h on 20/02/2022 at 15:21 Moonrise: 03:22
Total Rainfall 232.6 mm Moonset: 13:19
Min Grass Temp. -10.6  °C on 17/01/2022 Visible Moon (%): 43.6  %

Recent timelapse from webcam


How is this month shaping up?

• A warm month. 
• Rainfall is a little below normal

 

Month Temperature and Rainfall Readings for Kilkenny

May 2022 1st to 7th 1st  to 14th 1st to 21st 1st to End Month Highest Month Lowest
Mean Air Temp.  (in ° C)  13.4 12.9  13.2   
  19.6 on 16th
4.9 on  19th
Departure from 1991-2020
+2.4
+1.8  +1.8    - -

Rainfall (in mm)

8.5 11.5  28.0     9.5 on 17th -
Percent of normal 1991-2020

66

45

 

72

 
 

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Mean Soil Temperatures, recorded at 09:00 UTC each morning :
5cm Depth  14.3  14.5 14.7    - -
10cm Depth 13.4 13.4 13.6    - -
20cm Depth 13.2 13.4 13.6    - -
Mean Earth Temperatures, recorded at 09:00 UTC each morning :
30cm Depth  13.1 13.6 13.9    - -
60cm Depth  12.4 12.9 13.2    - -
120cm Depth  11.6 11.9 12.2    - -
Extremes of Air Temperature so far this year :
19.6 on  May 16th
-4.0 on 
Jan 17th
Total Rainfall so far this year :  250.7mm 
81% of normal
Wettest day of the year so far :  30.7mm 
on Mar 9th 
13.5mm
 on Feb 20th

 

Note : The data shown in the table above is the official climate data submitted to Met Eireann (Climate Station No. 456). The temperatures are from calibrated liquid-in-glass thermometers and rainfall is from a standard 5" copper gauge. The temperatures are not calculated/based on a 00-24 hour day. For the minimum temperatures, the month begins at 9 UTC on the last day of the preceding month and ends at 9 UTC on the last day of the month. For the maximum temperatures and rainfall readings, the month is taken as beginning at 9 UTC on the 1st and ending at 9 UTC on the 1st of the next month.